Celebrating a Christ Centered Christmas
This is a childrens picture book edition of the best,selling adult
book of the same title. Using illustrations and age,appropriate
text, this childrens edition features passages of scripture along
with original text to tell the story of the birth of Jesus and
provides ideas for family traditions that young children can
understand to make the holiday more Christ,centered. Each
spread uses one person from the nativity story to illustrate a
theme and suggests one activity a child can do to remember the
lesson learned from that character.
For example, the story introduces Mary and talks about the
search for an inn where she could stay with Joseph and give birth
to her baby. The book then presents a question for the child to
ponderHow could you make room for the baby Jesus as part
of your Christmas celebration this year?and an activity to
doPlace an empty stable somewhere in your home where you
can see it every day until Christmas.
Combining the biblical version told by Luke and Matthew with
a beautiful story line and wonderfully charming, full,color
illustrations, this book will help make Christ the focus of your
celebrations this year.